Election Office

Mission Statement

To comply with the statutory obligations in the administration of elections and voter registration and to conduct elections in Allegany County that will protect the fundamental rights of citizens in a Democracy.

In support of this mission, we are committed to:
  • Serving as an agent for the federal and state government to fulfill mandated programs
  • Providing easy access for voter registration
  • Conducting fair and honest elections
  • Encouraging citizen awareness of, and participation in, the election process
  • Utilizing community resources as a vehicle for publicity and voter education

Please Contact Us With Questions

Contact the Office at 301-777-5931 for information on the following:
  • Casting Your Vote - Polling places hours, locations, sample ballots and how to vote by absentee ballot
  • Changing of Address and Party Affiliation
  • Precinct Maps
  • Registering to Vote - Requirements to register, deadlines
  • Voter Registration Applications
  • Voter Registration Statistics

  1. Poling Place Changes

    On February 12, 2018 at 10:00 AM, the Allegany County Board of Elections voted unanimously to change the following polling places: District 3 and District 16 Read on...
  2. Deadline to File as a Candidate for the 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election

    Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at 9:00 pm is the deadline for an individual to file as a candidate for the upcoming 2018 Primary Election. Under State law, an individual must file a Certificate of Candidacy by 9:00 pm. Read on...
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